The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 205 202 205
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 2 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.044% 0.022% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.064% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +18.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1725 1566 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.71% 34.37% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1244 1701
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) BMC
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (83.33%) Software Licensing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Software Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Software Licensing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) COBOL
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft